RFR: 8074319: barrier_set_cast defined via friend injection

Thomas Schatzl thomas.schatzl at oracle.com
Wed Mar 4 08:26:13 UTC 2015


On Tue, 2015-03-03 at 11:26 -0500, Kim Barrett wrote:
> Please review this small change to the recently added barrier_set_cast
> (see https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8069016). The way that
> new function is being defined is unintentionally not standards
> conforming and should not compile, but all of our present official
> test platforms accept it anyway. The code is presently only known to
> fail with the more recent Xcode6.
> I will need a sponsor for this change.
> CR:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8074319
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~kbarrett/8074319/webrev.00/

  the change looks good to me.


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